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Saturday, April 13

Temple Emanu-El, Fifth avenue at Sixty-fifth street, 10:30 a. m. “The Life of Maimonides,” Rabbi Nathan A. Perilman; “The Contributions of Maimonides to Rabbinical Learning,” Rabbi Benedict Glazer.

Temple Ansche Chesed, 100th street and West End avenue, morning. Address by Rabbi Joseph Zeitlin.

Dance and entertainment under the auspices of the Palestine Committee of the Council of Young Israels, B. B. Manor, 3 Lewis avenue, Brooklyn, evening.

Luncheon of the Bronx Free Fellowship, Rosoff’s Restaurant, 147 West Forty-third street, 1:00 p. m. Speakers: David L. Podell, Norman Thomas, Mrs. Elinore Morehouse Herrick, Lillian A. Garing, Leonard Abbott.

Meeting of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, Temple Emanu-El. Fifth avenue at Sixty-fifth street, evening. “The Condition of the Jews in Germany and the Other European Countries,” Rabbi Jonah B. Wise.

Temple Israel, 210 West Ninety-first street. 10:15 a. m. “Maimonides—Physician of the Body and Soul,” Rabbi William F. Rosenblum.

Second anniversary celebration of Thrift House, Dobbs Building, 742 Fifth avenue ###.

The Talk of the Town Club. 119 West Fifty-seventh street, 8:00 p. m. Address by Dr. Jacob Philip Rudin.

Avukah rally. 1703 Pitkin avenue, Brooklyn, 8:30 p. m. Address by Miss E. Levinson.

First annual spring dance of the Kadimah Zionist Club, 60 East Ninety-fifth street, Brooklyn, evening.

Spring dance and festival under the auspices of the Youth groups of the Pioneer Women’s Organization. Manhattan Opera House, Thirty-fourth street and Eighth avenue, evening.

New Peoples Synagogue, 96 Clinton street, 10:30 a. m. Address by Rabbi Samuel Buchler.

Junior Society of Young Talmudists, 376 East Houston street, 5:00 p. m. “Life and Works of Maimonides,” Abraham Reiss.

Dance for the benefit of the Matzoh Relief Fund, Great Northern Hotel, 118 West Fifty-seventh street, 8 p. m. Sponsored by the National Fellowship Club.

Sunday, April 14

Maimonides anniversary celebration, Hotel Pensnylvania, Seventh avenue at Thirty-third street, evening. Speakers: Prof. Albert Einstein, Dr. James J. Walsh, Prof. H. A. Wolfson, Prof. Louis Finkelstein, Rabbi Abba Hillel Silver. Henry S. Hendricks. Under auspices of Maimonides Octo-centennial Committee.

Broadcast sponsored by the Metropolitan League of Jewish Community Associations, Station WMCA, 4:30 P. M. “The Meaning of Passover for the New Generation of Jewish Youth,” Harry G. Anderson, Dr. Alexander Basel.

Modern Youth League, Hotel Cameron, 41 West Eighty-sixth street, 8:30 p. m. Address by Harold Sugarman.

Temple Israel. 202 West Ninety-first street, 8:30 p. m. Bridge and dance under the auspices of the Young People’s Council of the American Committee for the Settlement of Jews in Biro-Bidjan.

Youth group of the Order Sons of Zion, B’nai Zion Center, 55 West Burnside avenue, Bronx, evening. “Zionism,” I. McFarlen.

Executive meeting of the Jewish State Party, 1472 Broadway, evening.

Mass meeting under the auspices of the Friends of German Democracy, 130 West Fifty-sixth street, 7 p. m. Address by Dr. Hubertus Loewenstein.

Dutch supper and card party sponsored by the Brooklyn Division, New York Ladies’ Auxiliary of the Jewish Consumptive Relief Society, Casa Del Rey, Newkirk and C#ney Island avenues, Brooklyn, evening.

Society of Jewish Science, 150 West Eighty-fifth street, 11 a. m. “When the Home Is Neglected,” Rabbi Morris Lichtenstein.

Yeshiva College dinner and all-star show. Hotel Waldorf-Astoria, Park avenue at Fiftieth street, evening. Speakers: Max D. Steuer. Samuel Levy, Judge Otto Rosalsky, Harry Hershfleld. Broadcast over Station WMCA, 10:15 p. m.

Free Synagogue, Carnegie Hall, Seventh avenue at Fifty-seventh street, 10:45 a. m. “Who’s Who in American Fascism—and Why,” James Waterman Wise.

Meeting of the Junior Society of Temple Emanu-El, Fifth avenue at Sixty-fifth street, morning. Address by Irving L. Ernst.

Temple Emanu-El, Fifth avenue at Sixty-fifth street, 11 a. m. “Maimonides in the Light of World Culture,” Dr. Samuel Goldenson.

Meeting of the Zionist Circle, Talmud Torah, 68 East Seventh street, 7 p. m. “The Present Session of the Action Committee.” Paul Safro.

United Jewish Fellowship, 19 East Fortieth street. 7:30 p. m. Address by Rabbi Edward S. Mannheim.

Spring frolic tendered by the Young Folks League of the Flatbush Jewish Center, Church avenue and East Fifth street, Brooklyn, evening.

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